Melanie Yennam

Venture Data Scientist
Melanie Yennam

Her role at 1848 Ventures:

Melanie is focused on bringing an analytic eye to the data landscape. Turning history into fuel for our venture portfolio.

What she loves about the work we do:

“I love the consistent sense of vision at 1848 Ventures; innovate with the purpose of helping businesses solve problems and ultimately become more successful.” 

Which of our “How we show up” behaviors resonates with her most:

“Radically Collaborative. I believe math and sciences are at their best with a healthy exchange of ideas; it pushes us as a community to the next level. The same is true for business solutions, they are their most creative and most effective when the whole team is engaged and contributing to its success.” 

Career highlights:

Melanie has a background in mathematics and applying quantitative reasoning to create models and showcase analysis that makes the way for more targeted and efficient business processes.

What she’s passionate about:

Mathematics and data describe the world around us, understanding both deeply gives way to the ability to create anything.

Fun fact:

Melanie likes to garden, crochet, periodically draw, learn how to cook a new Indian dish with her husband, go for a solid hike or scenic bike ride, and play board games.